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Sports 'Barca can bid for De Jong, but Ajax won't sell!'
Author: 0 'Barca can bid for De Jong, but Ajax won't sell!'

The 21-year old midfielder, who plies his trade for Eredivisie giants Ajax has emerged as a top transfer target for Barcelona . Ajax are bracing themselves for winter transfer window bids for 21-year-old midfield star Frenkie de Jong , reports Mundo Deportivo .

Author: 0 Rashford developing quicker than Ronaldo did - Southgate

Three Lions striker Marcus Rashford seems to have hit some form in the past week, finding the back of the net against Spain and Switzerland and taking his worldwide goals tally to five. Southgate is confident that Rashford's spell away with England will have raised his morale, as he also netted in the 2-1 Nations League defeat against Spain on Saturday.

Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur without Dele Alli and Hugo Lloris against Liverpool

He missed Spurs' 2-1 defeat at Watford before the global break and France's Nations League matches against Germany and the Netherlands. Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has claimed that he is in pristine condition to face Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday in the Premier League after returning to Melwood from worldwide duty.

Sports Tony Finau named final pick for U.S. Ryder Cup Team
Author: 0 Tony Finau named final pick for U.S. Ryder Cup Team

Finau boosted his chances by joining a group that played at Le Golf National earlier this year. He was paired with Furyk during the first two days at the US PGA Championship, and struggled in the opening round before he tied the championship record by making ten birdies in the second round.

Sports Evacuations in USA ahead of Hurricane Florence
Author: 0 Evacuations in USA ahead of Hurricane Florence

TRACKING FLORENCE: Stay with The Weather Network online and on T.V. for our exclusive coverage of the storm. "It wants to get stronger", he said of the storm. The order was issued after the city's State of Emergency which was declared on Sunday . Ahead of what is projected to be massive devastation for several Southeast states, NASA has released high-definition footage of the storm as viewed from the International Space Station above the Atlantic Ocean.

Sports Aaron Rodgers Injury: Packers QB Gives Update Before Week 2 Vs. Vikings
Author: 0 Aaron Rodgers Injury: Packers QB Gives Update Before Week 2 Vs. Vikings

Week 1 of the new football season is in the books and with all those games out of the way, we can see how the teams all stack up now in our 2018 NFL Power Rankings. So we'll take it day by day and learn as we go". The 14-year veteran said he does not need to practice to play. But Rodgers insists he's ready to play despite the injury scare.

Sports Spurs captain Hugo Lloris drove Porsche drunk in London
Author: 0 Spurs captain Hugo Lloris drove Porsche drunk in London

Tottenham Hotspur's French goalkeeper Hugo Lloris leaves after attending Westminster Magistrates Court in central London on September 12, 2018. He was charged following a routine patrol stop in Marylebone in the early hours of August 24.

Sports Behind Enemy Lines: Cardinals seek first win of 2018 against Rams
Author: 0 Behind Enemy Lines: Cardinals seek first win of 2018 against Rams

There is a hole in the Raiders scheme and there isn't one man on the roster that can fill the tremendous hole left by All-Pro, but somehow, Jon Gruden still can't understand why the Raiders couldn't pressure the Rams enough. In the first half, the unit, at times, appeared out of sync and even confused when the Raiders went up-tempo and amassed 254 yards of total offense - including 113 receiving yards by tight end Jared Cook .

Sports Jack Butland happy to live dangerously in Gareth Southgate's England system
Author: 0 Jack Butland happy to live dangerously in Gareth Southgate's England system

It was Rashford's fifth goal for England in 27 matches. But Spurs now don't have a fully rested up striker, as Southgate chose to play him in a friendly, which Pochettino may feel was an unnecessary risk from the England boss. It's important they feel close enough that they can get on to each other. The 22-year-old produced one moment of quality, threading a pass down the right to Rashford, whose cross teed up Rose for an effort that forced Yann Sommer into his first meaningful save.

Sports Man United reportedly considering controversial swap deal for Paulo Dybala
Author: 0 Man United reportedly considering controversial swap deal for Paulo Dybala

Boateng would have been an excellent signing had United been able to lure him to Manchester as he's been one of the best centre-backs in world football since joining Bayern from Manchester City seven years ago. Boateng wasn't just attracting interest from United but also Paris Saint-Germain who reportedly held talks with the 30-year-old. "I had enquiries from PSG and Manchester United ", Boateng told Bild via Metro .

Author: 0 Liberia president George Weah plays friendly against Nigeria

The Nigeria-German head caoch paraded about 85% of Eagles global professionals for the international-friendly -turned exhibition match in Monrovia played in about 35,000 seat capacity. It had been 16 years since Weah's last worldwide football appearance and months after his presidential inauguration. The match ended 2-1 in favour of Nigeria.

Sports After Serena Williams tirade, tennis umps consider boycotting her matches
Author: 0 After Serena Williams tirade, tennis umps consider boycotting her matches

Billie Jean King has caused a stir with her latest comments about Serena Williams' US Open meltdown. But, frankly, I'm not buying it. "There's no equality when it comes to what the men are doing to the chair umpires and what the women are doing, and I think there has to be some consistency across the board".

Sports Novak Djokovic: The great comeback continues - US Open
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic: The great comeback continues - US Open

Roger Federer , beaten by Del Potro in the Indian Wells final in March, was impressed by del Potro's willingness to reinvent his game. That left Djokovic, who missed the U.S. In a tight opening set, there was only a single break point and Djokovic made it count to go up 5-3 before serving it out. Del Potro is known as one of tennis' good guys and modesty like this further reinforces that reputation.

Sports Spieth frustrated after missing out on Tour Championship
Author: 0 Spieth frustrated after missing out on Tour Championship

How exactly do you process missing a short par putt for victory at a major FedEx Cup event and going on to lose to Keegan Bradley in a play-off, but still being crowned the new World No 1 for the first time in your career? It was Bradley's first victory in 160 events.

Sports Raiders' Gruden: 'Obviously, Khalil Mack didn't want to play here'
Author: 0 Raiders' Gruden: 'Obviously, Khalil Mack didn't want to play here'

And there's still plenty of room for improvement. Is that wrong of me to think Derek Carr might be a little jumpy back there or do I dare say scared? Defensively, the Rams looked out of sync in the first half before coordinator Wade Phillips made needed adjustments at halftime.

Sports Uefa set to introduce third European club competition
Author: 0 Uefa set to introduce third European club competition

Details on how the new UEFA competition will work remain uncertain but it will not be a straight replacement for the Cup Winners' Cup, which was discontinued in 1999. The new competition has been discussed for several years and when it is rolled out in the 2021/22 season, it will see the total number of clubs involved in European football expanded to 96.

Sports Georgia college dropping Nike after Kaepernick ad
Author: 0 Georgia college dropping Nike after Kaepernick ad

Nike is the NFL's official uniform supplier. "The brand has a rich history of positioning itself as a progressive company that connects with its customers through conflict constructive conflict", Pandya told NBC News. "I know there are a number of high schools and colleges who are dropping Nike", he said . A STATEMENT FROM OUR PRESIDENT REGARDING NIKE America has sacrificially given my family the freedoms we enjoy today.

Sports Brazil beat USA 2-0 with goals from Firmino, Neymar
Author: 0 Brazil beat USA 2-0 with goals from Firmino, Neymar

The new general manager, Earnie Stewart, said this week that a permanent coach would be announced this year. Just 32,469 attended the match at MetLife Stadium, a possible site of the 2026 World Cup final, and Brazilian supporters outnumbered Americans by about a 10-1 margin.

Sports Juan Mata sends message of support to Luke Shaw after head injury
Author: 0 Juan Mata sends message of support to Luke Shaw after head injury

The left back was seen driving himself into United's Carrington training base on Tuesday as he looked to find out the extent of his nasty head injury suffered on the weekend. Among all the speculation going on regarding the club, unrest in the dressing room is one of the major focal points of United's poor start to the Premier League 2018/19 season.

Sports McQuaid traded to New York Rangers
Author: 0 McQuaid traded to New York Rangers

He made his first National Hockey League appearance with Boston in 2009-10, before becoming a mainstay on the team the following season, with three goals and a career-high 12 assists in 67 regular season appearances in 2010-11. "10 years we've been together, going back to Providence", Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy said. One of the greatest catalysts for the New York Rangers' rapid decline down the Metropolitan Division standings last season was the defense.

Sports Global friendly: Rashford gets England back to winning ways over Switzerland
Author: 0 Global friendly: Rashford gets England back to winning ways over Switzerland

When England's squad for the two matches was first announced, some Leicester City fans were surprised to see neither Chilwell nor Gray included in the list after good starts to the season. "Everybody has got to play a part in that but the clubs own the player and they have got to do the right thing for themselves". Southgate, meanwhile, said of the row between the players at half-time: 'We expect that, we encourage it.

Sports College drops uniforms featuring Nike logo to protest Kaepernick ad
Author: 0 College drops uniforms featuring Nike logo to protest Kaepernick ad

Even if it means sacrificing everything", written across a black and white close-up of Kaepernick's face. The college was also irked by the slogan "Believe in something". Kaepernick is now in litigation against the NFL, claiming that team owners colluded to keep him out of the league. "Stay that way, because what nonbelievers fail to understand is that calling a dream insane is not an insult, it's a compliment".

Sports US Open: Djokovic beat del Potro to win third title
Author: 0 US Open: Djokovic beat del Potro to win third title

The first actual thing I saw related to tennis on the TV was his first or second Wimbledon championship. The 31-year-old Serb is now even with Pete Sampras for the third-most major trophies for a man in tennis history, trailing only Roger Federer's 20 and Rafael Nadal's 17.

Sports New England Patriots sign Bennie Fowler to play receiver/special teams
Author: 0 New England Patriots sign Bennie Fowler to play receiver/special teams

Buffalo released Coleman, 25, during their final roster cuts after trading a seventh-round pick at the 2020 NFL Draft for the speedy 5-foot-11 wideout. But it has been historically hard for players to come into the Patriots' offense and both learn its nuances and work with Tom Brady. He spent the previous four seasons with the Denver Broncos, and 2018 training camp with the Chicago Bears.

Sports Steve Yzerman stepping aside as Lightning GM
Author: 0 Steve Yzerman stepping aside as Lightning GM

He was the general manager of Calder Cup champion Norfolk Admirals in 2011-12 and reached the final on two other occasions with the Syracuse Crunch, who replaced Norfolk as Tampa's AHL affiliate in 2012-13. The Lightning was hoping to sign Yzerman to a contract extension until Tuesday's stunning news. At a news conference at Amalie Arena, Yzerman says the decision allows him to spend more time with his family and that BriseBois is "more than ready" to succeed him.